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Bike Winter Chicago – What a Commute Looks Like

Bike Winter Chicago – What a Commute Looks Like

It’s been snowing off and one for about a week here in Chicago, and so far the bike lanes are not being kept as clear as the rest of the streets in the city so you gotta be careful out there when you’re riding.

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What You Can Haul on a Divvy Bike

What You Can Haul on a Divvy Bike

In which I learn that a Divvy bike is the perfect thing to get a co-worker WITH luggage from the office to my house for the weekend.

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Video: Rainy Bike Commute Through Chicago’s Loop

A video of part of my morning bike commute to work in downtown Chicago, in the rain. Over the bridge and through the Loop, to the Millennium Bike Station I go.

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Things That Don’t Belong in the Bike Lane

Things That Don’t Belong in the Bike Lane

How can we keep vehicles out of protected bike lanes and when is it OK for them to park in one?

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Bike Commuting 101

Bike Commuting 101

I was recently invited to be a guest blogger for the Campmor blog and provide some basic tips for commuting by bike.

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Not My Usual January Bike Commute

Not My Usual January Bike Commute

We’ve had amazingly pleasant weather for most of the month of January here in Chicago – not much snow and temperatures hovering around 30 to 50 degrees Fahrenheit! I think the coldest day of 2012 so far was Winter Bike to Work Day (about 7F in the early am). Last week for example I enjoyed […]

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Will We See You Downtown on Winter Bike To Work Day?

Will We See You Downtown on Winter Bike To Work Day?

This Friday (1/20) is Chicago’s Winter Bike To Work Day!  According to my weather app of choice,  there will be lows around 12 degrees Fahrenheit Thursday night, with highs on Friday in the mid 20s.  There’s also a 60% chance of snow. Bring it on!  If you can make it down to Daley Plaza in […]

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